Woundfin (Plagopterus argentissimus)
Listing Status: and
The FWS is currently monitoring the following populations of the Woundfin
Population location: Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population
Listing status: Endangered
Population location: Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM
Listing status: Experimental Population, Non-Essential
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|10/13/1970||Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6)||Wherever found, except where listed as an experimental population|
|07/24/1985||Mountain-Prairie Region (Region 6)||Gila R. drainage, AZ, NM|
» Federal Register Documents
|04/10/1984||49 FR 14149 14152||Proposed Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 49 FR 14149- 14152|
|07/24/1985||50 FR 30188 30195||Determination of Experimental Population Status for Certain Introduced Populations of Colorado Squawfish & Woundfin; 50 FR 30188-30195|
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|04/19/1995||Virgin River Fishes Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final Revision 2|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/07/2006||71 FR 17900 17902||Initiation of a 5-Year Review of Maguire Daisy, Holmgren Milk-Vetch, Shivwits Milk-Vetch, Virgin River Chub, Woundfin, and Kanab Ambersnail||
|05/06/2014||79 FR 25883||Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Initiation of 5-Year Status Reviews of Nine Species in the Mountain-Prairie Region||
|05/01/2008||Virgin River Fishes 5-Year Review|
» Critical Habitat
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type||Status|
|01/26/2000||65 FR 4140 4156||ETWP; Designation of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin and Virgin River Chub||Final Rule||Final designated|
|04/05/1995||60 FR 17296 17311||ETWP; Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for Woundfin, Virgin River Chub, and Virgin Spinedace and Notice of Public Hearing||Proposed Rule||Final designated|
|11/02/1977||42 FR 57329 57330||Proposed Determination of Critical Habitat for the Woundfin; 42 FR 57329 57330 (Plagopterus argentissimus)||Proposed Rule||Not Required|
To learn more about critical habitat please see http://ecos.fws.gov/crithab
» Conservation Plans
No conservation plans have been created for Woundfin.
» Life History
No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.
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